2008 State Profiles U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Services Administration Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
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In 2007, Ryan White programs served 34,056 duplicated clients in New Jersey.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2007
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 32,271 95
HIV Negative 1,621 5
HIV Status Unknown 164 <1
Total 34,056

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 18,799 58 923 52 19,722 58
Female 13,345 41 857 48 14,202 42
Transgender 110 <1 ** ** 110 <1
Total 32,254 1,780 34,034

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 20 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 5,093 16 330 20 5,423 16
African American (not Hispanic) 19,774 63 907 54 20,681 62
Hispanic 6,061 19 417 25 6,478 20
Asian 138 <1 14 1 152 <1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 74 <1 ** ** 74 <1
American Indian/Alaska Native 87 <1 ** ** 87 <1
Multi-racial 305 1 11 1 316 1
Total 31,532 1,679 33,211

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Race was unknown or unreported for 841 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Client Age, by HIV Status5*

Client Age, by HIV Status5*
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 262 1 50 3 312 1
2 - 12 years 326 1 130 7 456 1
13 - 24 years 1,308 4 271 15 1,579 5
25 - 44 years 12,820 40 734 41 13,554 40
45 - 64 years 16,869 52 513 29 17,382 51
65 years and older 681 2 87 5 768 2
Total 32,266 1,785 34,051

*Age was unknown or unreported for 5 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

Household Income of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients, 20085

In 2007, 18,679 (55%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 3,813 (11%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20075*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20075*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 3,356 12
Medicaid 11,022 38
Medicare 3,779 13
Other Public 3,611 12
Other Insurance 545 2
No Insurance 6,597 23
Total 28,910

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 3,361 clients.

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

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